Happiness



The happiest people seem to be those who have no particular cause for being happy except that they are so. - William Ralph Inge

Five rules to be happy: 1. Free your heart from hatred. 2. Free your mind from worries. 3. Live simply. 4. Give more. 5. Expect less. - Unknown Author

Recall it as often as you wish, a happy memory never wears out. -- Libbie Fudim

Life's truest happiness is found in friendships we make along the way. -- Unknown Author

To live happily with other people one should ask of them only what they can give. - Tristan Bernard

Success is getting what you want; happiness is wanting what you get. -- Unknown Author

Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed. -- Margaret Storm Jameson

The greatest happiness you can have is knowing that you do not necessarily require happiness. - William Saroyan

The world is full of happiness, and plenty to go round, if you are only willing to take the kind that comes your way. The whole secret is in being pliable. -- Jean Webster

The secret of human happiness is not in self-seeking but in self-forgetting. -- Theodor Reik

Happiness is a way of travelling, not a destination -- Dr. Tony Alessandra

An effort made for the happiness of others lifts us above ourselves. -- Lydia M. Child

Act as if you were already happy and that will tend to make you happy. -- Dale Carnegie

You will never be happier than you expect. To change your happiness, change your expectation. -- Bette Davis

We sing because we're happy and happy because we sing. -- Denis Waitley

Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

A man is happy so long as he chooses to be happy. -- Alexander Solzhenitsyn

Let's be grateful for those who give us happiness; they are the charming gardeners who make our soul bloom. -- Marcel Proust

A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature. -- Marcus Annaeus Seneca

Each morning the day lies like a fresh shirt on our bed... The happiness of the next twenty-four hours depends on our ability, on waking, to pick it up. -- Walter Benjamin

Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you. -- Nathaniel Hawthorne

A man must seek his happiness and inward peace from objects which cannot be taken away from him. -- Alexander Humboldt

Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside. Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. -- Og Mandino

Happiness sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open. -- John Barrymore

Happiness comes when we stop wailing about the troubles we have, and offer thanks for all the troubles we don't have. -- Unknown Author

Happiness consists of living each day as if it were the first day of your honeymoon and the last day of your vacation. - Anonymous

You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren't happy in one place, chances are you won't be happy any place. - Ernie Banks

Even if happiness forgets you a little bit, never completely forget about it. - Jacques Prevert

Happiness is a by-product of an effort to make someone else happy. - Gretta Brooker Palmer

The real secret of happiness is simply this: to be willing to live and let live, and to know very clearly in one's own mind that the unpardonable sin is to be an unpleasant person. - Galen Starr Ross

Don't wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness you get you've got to make yourself. - Alice Walker

Have a little laugh at life and look around you for happiness instead of sadness. You usually can find something to laugh about if you try hard enough. - Red Skelton

Remember that happiness is a way of travel - not a destination. - Roy M. Goodman

It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere. - Agnes Repplier

Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy. - Anonymous

Some pursue happiness--others create it. - Anonymous

Happiness is contagious. Get infected and spread it around!

Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.

The best way to find happiness is not to search for it.

He who plants a garden plants happiness.

Happiness is good health and a bad memory.

Some people cause happiness wherever they go; others cause happiness whenever they go.

Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.

The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.

Happiness is not a horse, you cannot harness it.

The greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions, and not on our circumstances. We carry the seeds of the one or the other about with us in our minds wherever we go.

You can multiply happiness by dividing it.

Happiness is not a state to arrive at but, rather, a manner of traveling. - Samuel Johnson

The thing that counts most in the pursuit of happiness is choosing the right traveling companion. - Anonymous

There can be no happiness if the things we believe in are different from the things we do. - Freya Madeline Stark

The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved. - Victor Hugo

The secret of happiness is to count your blessings while others are adding up their troubles.

Some joys are better expressed in silence for a smile is more audible than laughter. Spend the day with a big wide smile.

The grand essentials of happiness are: something to do, something to love, and something to hope for. - Allan K. Chalmers

Laughter is the sensation of feeling good all over but showing it principally in one spot.

The happiest of people don't necessarily have the best of everything, they just make the most out of everything that comes their way.

One is happy as a result of one's own efforts, once one knows the necessary ingredients of happiness - simple tastes, a certain degree of courage, self-denial to a point, love of work, and above all, a clear conscience. Happiness is no vague dream, of that I now feel certain.

The greater part of happiness or misery depends on our dispositions, and not on our circumstances. We carry the seeds of the one or the other about with us in our minds wherever we go.

We tend to forget that happiness doesn't come as a result of getting something we don't have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.

The quantity of our happiness depends on the quality of our thoughts. Have a day full of positive thoughts and beautiful moments.

Money can buy everything but happiness.

True happiness is not to achieve your goals but to learn to be satisfied with what you already achieved.

Happiness is a decision. You decide to be happy with what you are and have, or die from envy and jealousy of what you lack.

True happiness is when you spend time with someone you truly care and love. It's the time when time seems to fly so fast; It's when you just sit beside her doing nothing yet you feel good!

Happiness comes to those who give freely and who don't demand that others love them back. Be generous like the sun's rays wich shines without asking first whether people deserve its warmth!






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